Roughlock Falls Trail | Savoy, SD Know Before You Go: The trailhead is located just beyond the Spearfish Canyon Lodge along FSR 222 near Savoy. Length: 2 miles round trip. Time: 1 hour or less Dog-friendly: Yes. Kid-friendly: Yes.
Roughlock Falls is a beautiful, multi-tiered waterfall near Savoy, South Dakota in Spearfish Canyon. It’s a relatively easy hike with a great reward. This hike offers multiple perspectives of the falls. According to the VisitSpearfish.com website, pioneers traveling down the canyon used to lower their wagons down the drop by “roughlocking” the wheels to keep them from rolling freely.